I made it my mission in life to teach people how they can make the world around them a little friendlier, safer, and happier by using positive projects and activities to target societal issues, and so I seem to have talked myself into something a bit out there again.. Next Saturday, on the 7th July I begin the over 900 kilometre walk from London to Edinburgh, 20-30 km/day, carrying a fabulous free hugs flag created by Irene and creating a new world record for the World’s Longest Free Hugs Event in Terms of Distance to promote our platform focallocal.org re-launching
Here’s an article specifically for travellers about my experience of using Focallocal events as a way to meet positive and open minded people while on the road. I started planning 2 events/week, and now i do 30mins every day as it is the most amazing way to add some positivity into your day!
Here’s a preview of a page i’m working on to make it easier for everyone who wwants to join us to be able to do so! The page will have tools for each group so we can share, collaborate and co-ordinate our efforts.
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Why would we ever want to jump into a van and drive around Europe meeting the most positive and pro-active people in every city, and sharing our happiness with the people on the streets in each city to brighten their day??? well, that’s a good question. i’ve had a go at answering it here